Podcasts

282: The Many Lives of Roe v Wade: The Little Known History Behind the Famous Ruling

In 1973, the landmark ruling in Roe v. Wade decriminalized abortion. But since then, the court’s findings have been simultaneously ...
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The first gay marriage in the USA

Long before same-sex marriage became legal in the USA in 2015, one gay couple in Minneapolis got married in 1971 ...
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Introducing Revisionist History Season Four

Jesuits. Chess masters. Mafiosi. Lawyers. And a little bit of tire fire. Launching June 20th from Pushkin Industries.  ...
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How America ‘lost’ China

After the end of WW2 the US feared its wartime ally, China, would become communist. In 1946 after the end ...
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The Inca

Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss how the people of Cusco, in modern Peru, established an empire along the Andes down ...
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A White Horse

As on every year, here is an episode I released a few days after the murders at the Pulse Nightclub ...
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The General Slocum Disaster

The P.S. General Slocum burned in the East River in New York on June 15, 1904. It had been chartered ...
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Wrapping the Reichstag

In June 1995 artists Christo and Jeanne-Claude wrapped the Reichstag in Berlin in fabric. The former German parliament building sat ...
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Sponsored Promotion: Unknown History Podcast

In honor of the 75th anniversary of D-Day, "Unknown History" podcast, author and historian Giles Milton takes listeners through the ...
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242 David Young, An Early History of Delaware

Delaware may be the second smallest state in the United States, but it has a BIG, rich history that can ...
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